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  • Oral medicine case book 50: HIV associated Kaposi sacoma 

    Stander, Suzette; Mulder-Van Staden, Sune; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    A 33-year-old female of African descent was referred to the Oral Medicine Clinic from a neighbouring rural clinic. The patient presented with painful nodular lesions on her gingivae and hard palate, having noticed the ...
  • Oral medicine case book 52: pleomorphic adenoma of the upper lip 

    Stander, Suzette; Mulder-Van Staden, Sune; Cheung, Tik; Dreyer, Wynand P.; Afrogheh, Amir; Mohamed, Nadja (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    A 46-year old female presented at the Oral Medicine Clinic complaining of a large and painless swelling of her upper lip. The lesion had slowly enlarged over the past year and was causing an increasing aesthetic and speech ...
  • Oral medicine case book 53: radiation - induced xerostomia 

    Cheung, Tik; Peck, Mogammad T.; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    A 76-year old male presented at the Oral Medicine Clinic, complaining of a persistent feeling of a dry mouth, subsequent to having undergone surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma, 18 ...
  • Oral medicine case book 55: ondontogenic myxoma 

    Holmes, Haly; Mulder, Sune; Dreyer, Wynand P.; Fakir, E.; Roberts, T.; Wainright, H. (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    A 20-year old female was referred from her local community health clinic to the Oral Medicine Clinic at Groote Schuur Hospital for a swelling that started out as a small and painless lesion. She had attended the local ...
  • Oral Medicine Case Book 56: Oral Manifestations of aplastic anaemia 

    Padayachee, S.; Holmes, Haly; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association, 2014)
    A 22-year old female patient was referred to the Oral Medicine Clinic from the Haematology Ward at Groote Schuur Hospital for evaluation of a painful oral ulcer, which had been present for three weeks. The patient ...
  • Oral Medicine Case Book 57: Orofacial granulomatosis 

    Mulder-Van Staden, Sune; Holmes, Haly; Dreyer, Wynand P.; Afrogheh, Amir (SADA, 2014)
    A 17-year old female presented at the Oral Medicine Clinic with the complaint of persistent swelling of the upper lip and anterior attached gingiva, causing her discomfort when eating and talking. The swelling started ...
  • Oral medicine case book 61: Oral malignant melanoma 

    Mosalleum, E.; Afrogheh, Amir; Dreyer, Wynand P.; Schneider, J.W. (South African Dental Association, 2014)
    A 45-year old male patient presented at the Oral and Maxillofacial Clinic, Tygerberg, with a pathological fracture of the left mandible following an extraction. The medical records of the patient revealed a history of ...
  • Oral medicine case book 67: Oral manifestations of Evans syndrome: a presenting feature of HIV infection? 

    Ranchod, S.; Jeftha, Anthea; Meyer, M.; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    A 19 year old female presented with spontaneous intra - oral bleeding of two days duration. The patient reported that she was, until recently, in good general health and also that she had an uncomplicated parturition ...
  • Oral medicine case book 68: Oral ulceration caused by rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis 

    Peck, Mogammad T.; Hille, Jos; Snyman, A.; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    A 53-year old female was referred by her local general medical practitioner to an oral medicine specialist for the management of a persistent ulcer on the left side of her tongue. The lesion had been present for at least ...
  • Oral medicine case book 69: Burkitt lymphoma of the oral cavity 

    Mosalleum, E.; Mohamed, N.; Bassa, F.C.; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    A 25-year-old female was referred to the Haematology Unit at Tygerberg Hospital for further management of a rapidly expanding and large submandibular mass which on fine needle aspiration was suggestive of lymphoma . ...
  • Oral medicine case book 74: marijuana-induced Oral Leukoplakia 

    Temilola, Dada; Holmes, Haly; Mulder Van Staden, Sune; Afrogheh, Amir (South African Dental Association, 2017)
    A 55-year-old male presented at the Oral Medicine Clinic of the University of the Western Cape, Oral Health Centre, Tygerberg Campus, for the evaluation of a persistent white patch on his right edentulous mandibular ...
  • Oral medicine case book 76: Methotrexate induced mucosal erosions and ulcerations 

    Negi, M.; Mulder Van Staden, Sune; Holmes, Haly; Nel, L. (South African Dental Association, 2017)
    A 71-year-old male was referred from his general practitioner to the Oral Medicine Clinic at the University of the Western Cape, Oral Health Centre, Tygerberg campus, on account of a six-week history of recurrent oral ...
  • Orthodontic molar brackets: the effect of three different base designs on shear bond strength 

    Hudson, Athol; Grobler, Sias Renier; Harris, Angela (Master Publishing Group, 2011)
    The purpose of the study was to assess the relative base designs of three different maxillary molar stainless steel brackets with reference to the shear bond strength of three different adhesive resins. The molar brackets ...
  • Osteogenesis imperfecta type III in South Africa: Psychosocial challenges 

    Stephen, Lawrence X.G.S.; Roberts, Tina; van Hayden, E.; Chetty, M. (Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2016)
    Individuals with osteogenesis imperfecta type III (OI III) are severely physically disabled due to frequent fracturing. Their disability poses numerous barriers that challenge their social development. Despite these ...
  • Osteoporosis-pseudoglioma syndrome in South Africa 

    Chetty, M.; Stephen, Lawrence X.G.S.; Roberts, T. (Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2016)
    The osteoporosis-pseudoglioma syndrome (MIM 259770) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder in which bone fragility and frequent fractures are associated with serious ocular changes. The skeletal manifestations resemble ...
  • Osteoporosis-pseudoglioma syndrome in South Africa 

    Chetty, M.; Stephen, Lawrence X.G.S.; Roberts, T. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2016)
    The osteoporosis-pseudoglioma syndrome (MIM 259770) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder in which bone fragility and frequent fractures are associated with serious ocular changes. The skeletal manifestations resemble ...
  • Out-of-hours and emergency cover 

    Naidoo, Sudeshni (South African Dental Association, 2013)
  • Outcomes with a posterior reduced dental arch: a randomised controlled trial 

    Khan, Saadika; Chikte, Usuf; Omar, Ridwaan (Wiley, 2017)
    OBJECTIVE: To compare function, patient satisfaction and quality of life of patients with a posterior reduced mandibular arch with those who had all missing teeth replaced with removable partial dentures. METHODS: Patients ...
  • A paradigm shift in African men and health- the case of oral health 

    Ramphoma, K.J. (South African Dental Association, 2014)
    It has been widely documented that men, especially those of African origin, will seek medical attention only when they experience serious ill health. In African settings, this reluctance is mostly influenced by their ...
  • Participants’ preferred choice of practitioner for orofacial symptoms 

    Indermun, S.; Isaacs, Q.; Mulder, Riaan (South African Dental Association, 2017)
    BACKGROUND: Patients seeking treatment from general medical practitioners (GP) may be unaware or ill-informed that dentists are the more appropriate professionals to manage their orofacial symptoms, being able to ...